ERIC Number: EJ307433
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
An Ancient Find.
Bardis, Panos D.
Science Teacher, v51 n7 p32-33 Oct 1984
Describes a recently discovered and translated work by Archimedes in which he constructed a balance to determine the amount of gold in an alloy of gold and silver. A description of the balance (translated verbatim) as found in Archimedes' work "On Balances" is included. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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